But, alas, mermaidishness is not possible for most of us, so we have to be content with owning mermaid-y stuffs.
|Vintage mermaid decal; Etsy|
Sometimes, they are on fabric. However, the interpretation may differ:
|Vintage Little Mermaid cocktail napkin; Etsy|
|Vintage Swiss Air handkerchief; Etsy|
I can't help it. That second one makes me laugh. Really, really hard. And yet, if I found that in a thrift store, it would definitely go home with me.
Of course, you could have mermaid accessories.
|Vintage Hattie Carnegie brooch; Etsy|
And this Soviet piece is pretty sweet:
|Vintage mermaid pin; Etsy|
|Little Mermaid cup and saucer; Etsy|
Perhaps with some plates of cookies on this fab set of mermaid placemats:
|Vintage Arnold Designs placemats, Etsy.|
And sardines are gross, but mermaid sardines are awesome!
|1940s Mermaid sardine tin; Etsy|